Chairmakers of Market Rasen – Thomas Marshall

Thomas Marshall and sons, Waterloo Street

listed in Kelly’s directories 1892 to 1937


Thomas was born in Hull in 1850,

1891 Thomas is living in Hull, with his family, he is a cabinet/chair maker

1892 /1896 Kelly’s Directories lists him as chair maker at 21 Union Street

1900-1926 Kelly’s Directories-Thomas Marshall and sons, Waterloo Street

1901 Thomas and his family are living at 60 Waterloo Street. His wife Eliza, sons Thomas and Richard and daughters, (7 children in total)

1911 Thomas, Eliza are in Waterloo Street, with 2 daughters, he is listed as a chair manufacturer

Thomas Henry Marshall born 1877, has married Maria, they are living 27 Victoria Terrace, listed as a furniture maker

Richard Hawksley Marshall born 1878, has married Annie, they and their daughter are living at Wood Grove, 59 Waterloo Street, listed as a chair maker. Annie’s brother and his family are living with them. Richard died in 1947.


Letter from Richard Marshall to Mr Rowson. 1929

1937 Kelly’s Directory Thomas Marshall and son, Waterloo Street.

T Marshall & Sons yard

A break in working day for a photograph

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Chair makers of market Rasen